2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    May 29, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

NURS 639 - Pediatric/Family Health Care Practicum II

Credits: 3
The nurse practitioner practicum experience provides the student with an opportunity to assume responsibility for the primary health care services of individuals and families under the supervision of an established nurse practitioner and/or physician preceptor. The student is expected to assume increasing responsibility for planning and implementing therapeutic processes and for documenting and evaluating outcomes of care. The role of the FNP in health problem management, family involvement, health promotion and teaching, health maintenance, and continued collaboration with health professionals are emphasized. The practicum requires 265 clinical practice hours.